[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: Decompression sickness is a disease caused by the bubble formation of inert gases in the tissues due to the sudden decrease in ambient pressure. It has been called ‘hits' by divers. Based on the manifestation of the clinical symptoms, it has been classified as Type 1 and Type 2. The most commonly affected area is the spinal cord. Decompression sickness can be prevented by slowly ascending to normal ambient pressure.
[Show abstract][Hide abstract] ABSTRACT: Neurological complications are rarely seen after coronary angiography. The incidence of neurological complications seen after coronary angiography is reported as between 0.3% and 0.06% (3,2). These complications are transient ischemic attacks, amorosis fugax, transient cortical blindness and focal neurologic symptoms. In this study, a case with transient cortical blindness and focal neurological symptoms developing after coronary angiography has been reported.